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Rivera closes her chapter at Wesleyan

  Robin Rivera always knew she was going to college, but not that she was going to become a teacher afterward. Rivera, a graduating Master of Education student at Texas Wesleyan, had originally graduated with an undergraduate degree in history in 2007 from the University of Texas at Arlington with plans to work in a… Continue reading Rivera closes her chapter at Wesleyan

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Wesleyan works to prevent flu on campus

Last year the flu hit Texas Wesleyan hard, starting in athletics and building up to 52 cases on campus. Wesleyan had even smaller class sizes, do not enter signs plastered all over buildings, and a rush to get more hand sanitizing stations available around campus as a result. “Last year we had 52 cases which… Continue reading Wesleyan works to prevent flu on campus

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Wesleyan to launch 2 new online degrees in 2019

As faculty, staff, and students gathered in Martin Hall for convocation in late August, President Frederick Slabach announced Texas Wesleyan would be launching two new online degree programs. The online master’s of education degree and the online bachelor’s of business administration completion degree will launch in the fall of 2019. “I’m excited about the new… Continue reading Wesleyan to launch 2 new online degrees in 2019

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Lanham and Le crowned homecoming king and queen

With less than seven minutes left in Saturday’s game, the crowd of 1,143 students, faculty, staff, alumni and fans filling the stands of Farrington Field sprang to their feet and erupted into cheers. The Rams had scored the final touchdown of game, putting them in the lead 21-20 and securing their first homecoming game win… Continue reading Lanham and Le crowned homecoming king and queen

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Slabach and Young discuss the importance of campus tours during town hall meeting

  Faculty and staff packed into the town hall meeting in the Baker Building during free period Tuesday, despite the cold and rainy weather. The meeting, though packed, was calm; faculty and staff hung around socializing and munching on Halloween cookies after the meeting ended a little early. President Frederick Slabach mentioned faculty pop-ins, the… Continue reading Slabach and Young discuss the importance of campus tours during town hall meeting

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Lions lick Rams 53-31 in stormy game

The Rams lost to the Langston Lions 55-31 on Saturday at Farrington Field. Last season, the Rams lost to the Lions 34-0. In the first quarter, the Lions took the lead with two touchdowns. However, with a little more than five minutes left in the quarter, the Rams scored their first touchdown of the game. Le’Mant… Continue reading Lions lick Rams 53-31 in stormy game

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Rams plan to rise to the occasion against Langston Lions

Former Rams player Azeez Akande is proud to see his team’s success this season. “We’re making progress,” said the sophomore psychology and Christian studies major. “It kind of shows like even though last year was kind of slow it’s like the tortoise and the hare type of thing. Once we have time to really bond… Continue reading Rams plan to rise to the occasion against Langston Lions

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Martin Center construction progress

Jada Elzie feels like the Nick and Lou Martin University Center is something that should have already been at Texas Wesleyan to begin with and is something she’d like to see before she graduates. “I feel like it’s something that should have happened a long time ago,” said Elzie, a junior business management major. “I… Continue reading Martin Center construction progress

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Slabach talks about changes coming to Wesleyan at first town hall meeting of semester

Texas Wesleyan President Frederick Slabach hosted his first town hall meeting of the semester Tuesday afternoon. The meeting, held in the Baker Building, focused on construction projects on campus, degree plans, and student enrollment. The meeting finished earlier than usual and faculty and staff had fewer questions than at previous town hall meetings. Jim Lewis,… Continue reading Slabach talks about changes coming to Wesleyan at first town hall meeting of semester

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Slabach discusses Wesleyan’s future at convocation

Texas Wesleyan continued its 128-year tradition of convocation as students, staff, and faculty gathered in Nicholas Martin Hall on Tuesday to open the fall 2018 semester. The convocation opened with the Dr. Gladys Childs, interim dean of the School of Arts and Letters and university chaplain, leading the invocation, the Wesleyan Chamber Singers singing the Alma… Continue reading Slabach discusses Wesleyan’s future at convocation